The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 71 55
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 10 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.91% 1.14% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.26% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 16
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -52.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £46,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 463 634 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.53% 90.06% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 377 561 494
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +20 7 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 - -
Cannock - 1 £31,000 -
Mathematics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) Physics
4 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) C++
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) OOP
6 8 (38.10%) OO
6 8 (38.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
10 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Haskell
10 3 (14.29%) Erlang
10 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 3 (14.29%) F#
10 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
10 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
10 3 (14.29%) Clojure
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) COBOL
10 3 (14.29%) Internet

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 8 (38.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Graduate
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Computer Science Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
5 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (9.52%) iPad
6 2 (9.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Physics
3 8 (38.10%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
6 2 (9.52%) Document Management
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Clojure
4 3 (14.29%) COBOL
4 3 (14.29%) Erlang
4 3 (14.29%) F#
4 3 (14.29%) Haskell
5 2 (9.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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